Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 43 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-19 04:25:23 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
19 Feb 14:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 19 Feb 2021 10:25:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-19 04:25:23 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.79°N / 95.15°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Colonia Juarez (pop: 2,800) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
584 km (363 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||9 km||44 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||9 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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